As hard seltzers continue to take over the market, these new options will have you forgetting about a certain claw and falling in love with new flavors.
Hard seltzers are here to stay. As one of the largest growing alcoholic beverage segments, these beverages have become a summer must have. From the effervescent sip to the tasty flavors, these beverages might push beer out of the cooler. With all the options on the market, which ones should you buy?
When it comes to picking a hard seltzer, flavor is the biggest factor. Just like any beverage choice, people are drawn to taste. From fruit to classic cocktails, these beverages are more than just another can of black cherry.
Here are five hard seltzers that top FoodSided’s summer must have list.
Social Club Seltzer
The newest hard seltzer from Anheuser-Busch, Social Club Seltzer is inspired by the flavors of three classic cocktails. In a way, this beverage puts a cocktail in a can, but with a lower ABV and calorie count.
Available in three flavors, Old Fashioned, Citrus Gimlet, and Sidecar, these beverages fill a hole in the market. By focusing on cocktails, it brings a new option to the table. Where some people might not want fruit forward options, this beverage opens a whole new realm of possibilities.
Bud Light Seltzer
After a successful launch earlier this year, Bud Light Seltzer seems to be everywhere. While this hard seltzer is quite approachable, it is a great option with a large appeal. Never too sweet, this beverage is perfect to always have in the house.
Considered one of the first hard seltzers, these flavors come from fruit oils. The combination of flavors a little more elevated. With options like Clementine Hibiscus and Pear Elderflower, these flavors balance sweet with slightly floral notes. On a hot day, the flavors are quite refreshing.
Sometimes a hard seltzer can have a boost. Vizzy is the first hard seltzer to include the antioxidant vitamin C. With only 1 gram of sugar and 5% ABV, this beverage is refreshing in many ways. Also, the flavor combinations are bold and perfect for summer. Crack open a can of pineapple mango and it feels like a day at the beach.
With one of the most interesting flavor combinations, Maha Organic Hard Seltzer takes a new approach to the beverage category. Made with organic ingredients, the taste is clean and refreshing. The Tangerine Yuzu flavor could be the most creative option on the market. Definitely try this hard seltzer with some sushi.
These five hard seltzers will be a part of FoodSided’s summer gatherings. From cocktail inspired options to an antioxidant boost, there is definitely an option for everyone.
What is your favorite hard seltzer? What is your favorite summer beverage?